I absolutely adore Thai food. I actually have a hard time trying new things at Thai restaurants, as the foods I already love are so tempting that I don’t want to gamble on something else. This has made me want to learn Thai cooking. Giving it a try The thing is, for a long […]
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Lets face it: From time to time, all moms deserve to cheat a little. Sure, I want the little people to walk away from the dinner table satisfied, just with a whole lot less effort on my part occasionally. This little maneuver typically transpires when the hubby is away on business. I guess it is […]
I am quite positive that no mom ever, on the face of the earth, wholeheartedly looks forward to carving pumpkins. It runs a close second to having to relight a burnt out Christmas tree light. Painful friends….It can cause emotional and mental agony to even the most patient of souls. From Child to Parent I […]
A great breakfast makes everyone happy Wise women have said, or at least murmured under their breath,
I would like to think that my opinion about potluck celebrations is more of a public service announcement, rather then a deplorable and oppressive assessment. True, I might have had my first experience with violent and agonizing food poisoning
There are moments when having three teenagers under one roof can make for a slight challenge in harmonious interaction. In an effort to legally torture them and subsequently ourselves as well, we gather them in the living room for “quality” family time around a board game or something where they all have to interact and […]
Birthday wishes around our house never seem to consist of the “less is more” concept! Since Derek and I whispered our nuptials in sweatpants, we vowed to start traditions with our kids that would help to merge our young families.
It is not a unique situation to find myself a touch overcommitted. I often try to navigate these situations without causing utter pandemonium amongst the family or their sacred schedules.
Sunday morning breakfast is a hallowed ritual to my kids. They are little creatures of habit and are noticeably irked with me if I deviate from the honorary menu of pancakes and bacon. I occasionally like to gratify my own selfish agenda, though, without creating too much turmoil around the kitchen table. So once I […]